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Special Guest Speaker April 7, 2014, 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm Starzl Biomedical Science Tower - Room 1695

Ketamine As a Therapeutic Target and Probe of Neural Function in OCD 

Carolyn Rodriguez, MD, PhD

Assistant Professor of Psychiatry
Columbia University




Dr. Rodriguez’s research focuses on the development of novel treatment strategies for patients suffering from OCD and Hoarding Disorder. By integrating the newest neuroscience discoveries with clinical research and using that knowledge to identify and test new drugs directed at specific neurobiological pathways, she hopes to develop more effective and rapid –acting treatments. Click here to read more about Dr. Rodriguez and her research.


For more information about this lecture, please contact Lisa Murphree at 412-246-5543 or via email at